Director, Information Systems

Atlanta, GA | IT (Information Technology)

Position Summary:

The Director of Information systems will be responsible for the overall planning, budgeting, implementation, and maintenance of the EMR and PM systems used across the GoHealth Urgent Care centers.  This role partners and collaborates with clinical and revenue leadership in determining how technology can be used to enhance workflows, revenue/collections, support best practices, and fulfill regulatory and integration requirements. 

This role is then responsible to translates those needs into system requirements, design specifications, and the implementation of system build to meet these requirements.  It requires a solid understanding of how to leverage clinical applications for patient throughput and other competitive advantages. 

The role works closely with GoHealth leadership across all levels to evaluate and recommend changes for staffing, equipment, software, systems, processes, and vendor relationships. Partners with leadership at joint venture/health system partners to build trust and ensure mutual goals are met. Lead integration projects; manage vendor and internal project plans for implementation and integration. Manages the vendor relationships with all EMR vendors. Also serves as a resource in evaluating policy and strategy for information technology.

This role is the primary owner for the relationship between GoHealth and our partner health systems IT teams to ensure GoHealth delivers on such commitments as seamless integration and an unparalleled patient experience.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education:
  • 4-year degree required (or equivalent experience)
  • MBA preferred
Work Experience:
  • 7+ years of management experience in healthcare information technology required
  • 3+ years of experience managing application analysts and directing the management of EMR and/or PM systems in an ambulatory/outpatient physician practice setting required
Licenses:
  • One or more Epic administration certifications required

All qualified persons are granted an equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity or expression, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic information, medical condition, family care leave status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, otherwise qualified disabled or veteran status. The company will comply with all fair employment laws in each of the jurisdictions where we conduct business.


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Why GoHealth?

GoHealth Urgent Care has outstanding career opportunities in Connecticut, Delaware, Missouri, New York City, North Carolina, Northwest Arkansas, Oklahoma City, San Francisco and the Portland-Vancouver area. And all of these positions have one thing in common: flexibility to practice urgent care medicine the way it was meant to be, without the stress and bureaucracy of hierarchical organizations. With reasonable work hours that don’t emotionally exhaust them or burn them out, our team can balance and prioritize their professional and personal lives.

The lifestyle you can lead.

Atlanta is Georgia’s state capital and home to approximately half a million residents. Well known for its arts, theater, galleries and museums, cultural attractions, and institutions of higher education, Atlanta offers many things to do. Visit Georgia Aquarium, the largest public aquarium in the Western Hemisphere. Shop and enjoy great entertainment in Underground Atlanta. See wildlife shows at Zoo Atlanta. Catch a pro football, basketball or baseball game. Foodies will delight in local favorites, such as crab fritters, chicken biscuits, pulled pork sandwiches and salted caramel ice cream. Choose from many welcoming neighborhoods to live in, from downtown and midtown to Chastain Park, and from Buckhead to Cabbagetown, Kirkwood and Morningside. There’s also a good selection of public and private schools and nearby colleges and universities. Public transportation is excellent, and Atlanta is also served by Amtrak and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.